psychosensory aphasia


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aphasia with impairment in the comprehension of spoken and written words, associated with effortless, articulated, but paraphrastic speech and writing; malformed words, substitute words, and neologisms are characteristic. When condition severe and speech is incomprehensible, it is called jargon aphasia. The patient often appears unaware of the deficit.
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psychosensory aphasia

(1) Complete aphasia, see there.
(2) Wernicke's aphasia, see there.
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